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41 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 30 October 2007 02:50AM

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Comment author: Caledonian2 30 October 2007 12:44:18PM 0 points [-]

Given that human brains are known not to be able to intuitively process even moderately large numbers, I'd say the question can't meaningfully be asked - our ethical modules simply can't process it. 3^^^3 is too large - WAY too large.